Brazil's new national policy on solid waste: Challenges and opportunities

Ana Beatriz Lopes De Sousa Jabbour*, Charbel José Chiappetta Jabbour, Joseph Sarkis, Kannan Govindan

*Corresponding author for this work

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Brazil, one of the world's largest developing countries, has recently introduced a new solid waste management regulatory policy. This new regulatory policy will have implications for a wide variety of stakeholders and sets the stage for opportunities and lessons to be learned. These issues are discussed in this article.

Original languageEnglish
Peer-reviewed scientific journalClean Technologies and Environmental Policy
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)7-9
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 01.01.2014
MoE publication typeB1 Journal article


  • 512 Business and Management
  • Brazil
  • National policy on solid waste
  • Sustainability


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